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Criminology and Sociology BSc (Hons)

University of Suffolk

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( 4.1) View reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE L390
Criminology is a discipline with a number of robust and lively theoretical and empirical debates. Through engaging in these debates students will gain the very important undergraduate skill of critical understanding. Sociology is a subject that developed with the modern world and its key task is to analyse the changing nature of the social world with particular reference to recent developments.Students will challenge common-sense notions of criminal and deviant behaviours by critically ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
53rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
129th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
98th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Sociology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 81 = 19% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sociology graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Sociology graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Sociology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
48%
Sociology
38%
English Language
17%
English Literature
16%
Health & Social Care
13%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£11,790 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Sociology reviews

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Maisie
22 Jan 20

Criminology BSc (Hons)

I have enjoyed very much so far and it has made me a very independent person and made me grow up a lot. I’ve met...
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Jayne
03 Oct 19

Criminology BSc (Hons)

It has been wonderful, such a friendly atmosphere. Every one is happy to help. We have a dedicated info desk and an...

Review breakdown

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How Sociology students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 39 reviews

5 star 52%
4 star 34%
3 star 7%
2 star 2%
1 star 5%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,109 reviews

5 star 43%
4 star 39%
3 star 14%
2 star 2%
1 star 2%
University of Suffolk
CompUniGuide ranking
129th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Suffolk opened its doors in 2007 and gained university title in 2016. The University has over 5,000 students, representing over 68 different nationalities, and the university prides itself on its welcoming atmosphere and being a 'home away from home' where students are on first name terms with their tutors. The University has already been recognised for its teaching, holding a TEF Bronze award status, and was ranked in the top 10 for Courses and Lecturers, top 15 for Job Prospects and top 20 for Student Support in the Whatuni Student Rankings 2019.

Where you'll study

University of Suffolk

Waterfront Building Neptune Quay Ipswich
Suffolk
IP4 1QJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Ipswich  0.5 miles away

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